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[Gould can 5161.1]


Published 1915


Marshal Joffre leaves for the front to take personal command of the Battle of the Somme (World War I, France vs. Germany)
Great footage from 1916 WWI Battle of Somme. CU heavy artillery guns fired. General Joffre. British troops on the front line. Fleeing refugees from Comble. Great footage of artillery supply.


Producer Gaumont Company
Production Company Mutual Pictures
Audio/Visual sound, color


Reviews

Reviewer: Spuzz - - October 4, 2013
Subject: WAR! Huh!
A marshall goes off to war, and there's some pageantry. Then some war footage... that's a HUGE gun. Some people get away, and then some scenes of lots and lots of bombs.
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